DAEMON X MACHINA Is the Latest Free PC Game on Epic Games Store

Alessio Palumbo
Daemon X Machina

The latest free PC game available on the Epic Games Store is DAEMON X MACHINA, developed by Marvelous Inc. and published by XSEED Games. Anyone can permanently add it to their library until Thursday, February 3rd at 5 PM when it'll be replaced by Playtonic's platformer game Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair.

DAEMON X MACHINA originally launched on Nintendo Switch over two years ago. At the time, it didn't exactly excite our reviewer Dave Aubrey, who decided to rate it 5.5 out of 10.

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DAEMON X MACHINA can really look visually stunning and sound amazing. But when playing the game, I just can't shake a feeling of disappointment. DAEMON X MACHINA can be beautiful and ugly, and only the biggest mech fans will be able to look past the less flattering half of the game's visage. Great music and a great sense of style can't mask the fact that this game feels either boring or frustrating to play.

The PC version became available a few months later, in early 2020. It features 4K support, high-resolution textures, and its frame rate can go up to 200 FPS.

"Welcome to your battlefield."

You are an Outer, a new breed of human being that appeared in the aftermath of the Moonfall calamity. As a mercenary for the Orbital organization, you are on the front line of a desperate war for humanity's survival against the Immortals—corrupted AIs that have rebelled against their human creators. Piloting a fully customizable mech known as an Arsenal, you must team up with mercenaries like yourself and complete missions to defeat the Immortals once and for all. But be careful—in a war fought by mercenaries, today's allies can become tomorrow's enemies.
From the visionary minds of Kenichiro Tsukuda and trailblazing mech designer Shoji Kawamori comes a new generation of high-speed mech action combat.


  • Soar across the battlefield and engage in frenetic, high-stakes mech combat against corrupted machines and gargantuan Colossal Immortals.
  • Fully customize your Arsenal mech with a variety of weapons and parts to your exact specifications.
  • Salvage defeated enemies for parts and weapons, which you can use on the fly on the battlefield.
  • Customize your player avatar with a variety of cosmetic options. Go under the knife and receive extensive body modifications to learn new skills at the cost of your human appearance.
  • Team up with players in online Co-op Mode to destroy bosses, or take on Exploration Missions together to map Immortal bases and unlock powerful gear.
  • Battle other players in 1 vs. 1 or 2 vs. 2 Versus Mode and climb the leaderboard rankings to become the top mercenary.
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